English to Afrikaans Meaning :: famous

Famous :
- beroemdeberoemde

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Adjective(1) widely known and esteemed

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(1) Pitcairners are famous for the culture of silence that pervades their small society.(2) The city is a World Heritage Site and is famous for its classical music, beer and marzipan.(3) Belgium is rightly famous for its blond beers, and you'll find a bar on every street corner.(4) My father is famous for these kind of faux pas, partly because he is very deaf.(5) They reassembled the beautiful buildings that this city had once been famous for.(6) Frida Kahlo is an icon who is arguably more famous for her image than for her work.(7) The Sea of Cortez is famous for whales, which come to bear their young in January.(8) her most famous book(9) he's internationally famous(10) they claimed a famous victory(11) There's a wide variety of stalls but Yarmouth market is famous for its chip stalls.(12) How about a break in Chicago, the city famous for its jazz and blues music and its great shopping?(13) The Irish actor was as famous for his varied movie roles as his drinking and womanising.(14) Klose is famous for his heading ability but this was his first for Germany for three years.(15) The Marx Brothers were famous for refusing to stick to the script of their stage shows.(16) Aoka is famous for the edicts he ordered to be carved on rocks and pillars throughout his kingdom.
Related Words
2. prominent ::
3. famed ::
4. popular ::
5. renowned ::
6. noted ::
7. eminent ::
8. distinguished ::
10. celebrated ::
12. of distinction ::
van onderskeiding
13. of repute ::
van aansien
14. illustrious ::
15. acclaimed ::
16. great ::
17. legendary ::
20. notorious ::
21. infamous ::
1. anonymous ::
2. nameless ::
3. obscure ::
4. unknown ::
5. unsung ::
Different Forms
famous, famously
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

It is... It\'s been in the news.
And it\'s a very famous boson.

It is... It's been in the news. And it's a very FAMOUS boson.

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 3

in the company of the most
famous dwarf in the city.

in the company of the most FAMOUS dwarf in the city.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8

like he wasn\'t moderately
famous 30 years ago.

like he wasn't moderately FAMOUS 30 years ago.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 7

...and had a famous cookie named after him.

...and had a FAMOUS cookie named after him.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 2

if they come across
that famous blue meth
of yours.

if they come across that FAMOUS blue meth of yours.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 8

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